Evacuation ordered in 10 flooded Bukidnon villages

Greanne Mendoza, ABS-CBN News

Posted at Jan 19 2017 09:31 AM | Updated as of Jan 19 2017 11:10 AM

Ten villages in Valencia City, Bukidnon were ordered evacuated due to floods brought by heavy rains.

The villages include: Catumbalon, Maapag, Pinatilan,Batangan, Lumbayao, Sinabuagan, San Isidro, Kahaponan, Lumbo, and Poblacion.

Classes in all levels for both private and public schools were also cancelled in the said areas.

The rains have caused the Pulangi river to reach "critical level," according to her city disaster monitoring office.

-with report from Angelo Andrade, ABS-CBN News